News Bangladesh: Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh speak of 'horrors in Myanmar'
The head of the UN's refugee agency has been meeting Rohingya in Bangladeshi camps. They told Filippo Grandi about the alleged murder, rape, and violence happening in Myanmar's Rakhine state. The head of the UN's refugee agency has been meeting Rohingya in ...
News Bangladesh: 470000 Rohingyas in need of shelter in Bangladesh: UN - Free Press Journal
Free Press Journal470000 Rohingyas in need of shelter in Bangladesh: UNFree Press JournalDhaka : At least 470,000 Rohingyas are in need of shelter in refugee camps in Bangladesh, the UN office in the south Asian country said on Sunday. According to a report by the UN's Inter Sector Coordination Group, the total number of refugees who have ...and more »
News Bangladesh: Rohingya crisis: UN reports drop in arrivals in Bangladesh
UN agencies in Bangladesh say there has been a notable drop over the past two days in the number of Rohingya refugees fleeing violence in Myanmar. But a spokeswoman for the International Organization for Migration (IOM) told the BBC it was "too soon to say ...
News Bangladesh: Bangladesh imposes mobile phone ban on refugees - The Straits Times
Bangladesh imposes mobile phone ban on refugeesThe Straits TimesDHAKA • Bangladesh has banned telecoms companies from selling mobile phone connections to Rohingya refugees, citing security concerns for the latest restrictions. Bangladesh's four mobile phone providers will be fined if they offer phone plans to the ...and more »
News Bangladesh: Bangladesh coastal town a place of Rohingya hope and tragedy
SHAH PORIR DWIP, Bangladesh – From a distance you can see elegantly carved wooden boats bob gently in the waters that surround this coastal town at Bangladesh's southern tip. Across a sliver of the shimmering waters of the Bay of Bengal is Myanmar.
News Bangladesh: Bangladesh bears brunt of Myanmar's crackdown on Rohingya - The Straits Times
The Straits TimesBangladesh bears brunt of Myanmar's crackdown on RohingyaThe Straits TimesSince Aug 25, over 400,000 Rohingya refugees have fled the Myanmar state of Rakhine into neighbouring Bangladesh. Bangladesh has been harbouring the Rohingya for decades, bringing the total asylum count, according to unofficial sources, to around a ...and more »
News Bangladesh: Rohingya crisis: What happens inside Hindu refugee camps in Bangladesh
Among those fleeing Rakhine province of Myanmar are also Hindu families from the Arakan region. Around 100 Hindu families from Rakhine have fled to Bangladesh following the attacks by Myanmar's security forces. These families have taken shelter in camps ...
News Bangladesh: Aid for Rohingya refugees finally arrives in Bangladesh - The National
The NationalAid for Rohingya refugees finally arrives in BangladeshThe National“Ensuring that children and families have safe water for drinking and washing is absolutely essential in order to protect them against diarrhoea and other waterborne diseases,” said Edouard Beigbeder, UNICEF Representative in Bangladesh. “This is a ...and more »
News Bangladesh: Nobody's people: Uncertain future for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh
The Sunday Times visits Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, now grappling with an influx of 429,000 Rohingya refugees from Myanmar. They face an uncertain future even as the arrivals unsettle some of the locals. The long and winding road from Bangladesh's south ...
News Bangladesh: Rohingya in Bangladesh need massive assistance: UN - Greater Kashmir
Greater KashmirRohingya in Bangladesh need massive assistance: UNGreater KashmirUN High Commissioner for Refugees FilippoGrandi said there were "immense" challenges after visiting the overflowing camps around Cox's Bazar in southern Bangladesh. "I was struck by the incredible magnitude of their needs. They need everything -- they ...and more »
News Bangladesh: 10 photos from Bangladesh camps, 10 stories of desperation
More than 400,000 ethnic Rohingya Muslims have poured into Bangladesh since the latest wave of violence exploded in their nearby home of Myanmar last month. The crisis has drawn global condemnation, with the United Nations and human rights groups calling ...
News Bangladesh: UN doctors in Bangladesh report symptoms of horrific sexual attacks on Rohingya women - Gears Of Biz
Gears Of BizUN doctors in Bangladesh report symptoms of horrific sexual attacks on Rohingya womenGears Of BizMeanwhile, the government in Bangladesh has banned telecommunication companies from selling mobile phone connections to the Rohingya Muslim refugees fleeing violence in Myanmar, imposing a communication blackout on the persecuted community.and more »
News Bangladesh: Bangladesh imposes mobile phone ban on Rohingya refugees
DHAKA: Bangladesh has banned telecommunication companies from selling mobile phone connections to Rohingya refugees, citing security concerns for the latest restrictions, officials said today. Bangladesh's four mobile phone providers were threatened with ...
News Bangladesh: Bangladesh | Needs and Population Monitoring: Undocumented Myanmar Nationals - 21 September 2017 | Round 5 - Reliefweb
ReliefwebBangladesh | Needs and Population Monitoring: Undocumented Myanmar Nationals - 21 September 2017 | Round 5ReliefwebThe National Strategy on Myanmar Refugees and Undocumented Myanmar Nationals (UMN) formulated by the Government of Bangladesh highlights the fact that more than 300,000 Rohingyas have crossed the border and are living in Bangladesh. Following ...
News Bangladesh: UNHCR chief meets with Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh camp
KUTAPALONG, Bangladesh (Reuters) - The head of the U.N. refugee agency said on Saturday he was shocked by the “terrible violence” inflicted on Rohingya refugees fleeing Myanmar, and said their suffering would last far longer than the time it took to ...
News Bangladesh: Sultry weather takes toll in life in Bangladesh - Bangladesh News 24 hours
Bangladesh News 24 hoursSultry weather takes toll in life in BangladeshBangladesh News 24 hoursIn the weather forecast for Monday, the Met Office said monsoon was less active over Bangladesh and weak over North Bay. Light to moderate rain or thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at a few places over Dhaka, ...
News Bangladesh: Rohingya man's dangerous escape from Myanmar highlights relief and regrets of refugees entering Bangladesh
TEKNAF, Bangladesh (AP) -- Nur Karim's quest for safety took him on a five-day trek through Myanmar's forests before he reached the dangerous, rain-swollen waters of the Naf River and boarded a boat to Bangladesh. But the Rohingya Muslim man's relief at ...
News Bangladesh: Explosion in Mali kills three UN soldiers from Bangladesh - Arab News
Arab NewsExplosion in Mali kills three UN soldiers from BangladeshArab NewsABIDJAN: Three United Nations soldiers from Bangladesh were killed by an explosive device that detonated as they were escorting a convoy in northern Mali on Sunday, the West African country's peacekeeping mission and Bangladesh's military said.and more »
News Bangladesh: Bangladesh says reports about plot to kill PM are 'baseless'
Dhaka (AFP) - The office of Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikha Hasina on Sunday denied as "completely baseless" some media reports of a plot by her bodyguards to kill her last month. However a senior minister said separately there had been an assassination ...
News Bangladesh: UNHCR offers Bangladesh support for registration process of Rohingya refugees - Bangladesh News 24 hours
Bangladesh News 24 hoursUNHCR offers Bangladesh support for registration process of Rohingya refugeesBangladesh News 24 hoursIOM said an estimated 436,000 Rohingya refugees took shelter in Bangladesh since the Aug 25 violence in Rakhine State. Over the last two days, movement across the border reportedly decreased with only small numbers of people noted to be moving into ...and more »